Women Claimed Johnson & Johnson’s Talc Powder Gave Them Cancer. They Just Won $4.7 Billion in Damages

"Johnson & Johnson must pay $4.14 billion in punitive damages to women who claimed asbestos in the company’s talc products caused them to develop ovarian cancer. The company’s shares dropped in afterhours trading. The jury earlier ordered J&J to pay them $550 million in compensatory damages, bringing the total to $4.69 billion. The amount marks … Continue reading Women Claimed Johnson & Johnson’s Talc Powder Gave Them Cancer. They Just Won $4.7 Billion in Damages

Amazon Forages into Healthcare with Pharmacy PillPacks

"Amazon recently purchased a few startup pill packs from private vendors, equivalent to the over-the-counter ones that CVS Pharmacy and Walgreens sell. This poses a threat to many companies in this field. It seems that Amazon has already ventured out into many different fields, from sports utilities to plumbing, just completely wiping in store products profit … Continue reading Amazon Forages into Healthcare with Pharmacy PillPacks